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'Tis easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows along like a song; But the man worth while is the one who will smile when everything goes dead wrong.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Easy reading is damn hard writing.
All men and women have an equal need for love. When these needs are not fulfilled it is easy to have our feelings hurt, for which we blame our partner.
It is far more difficult to be simple than to be complicated; far more difficult to sacrifice skill and easy execution in the proper place, than to expand both indiscriminately.
It is easy to be independent when you've got money. But to be independent when you haven't got a thing, that's the Lord's test.
Fill you mind with the meaningless stimuli of a world preoccupied with meaningless things, and it will not be easy to feel peace in your heart.
The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes.
We tell lies, yet it is easy to show that lying is immoral.
Poetry surrounds us everywhere, but putting it on paper is, alas, not so easy as looking at it.
Vincent Van Gogh
It's so easy for a kid to join a gang, to do drugs... we should make it that easy to be involved in football and academics.
That's my gift. I let that negativity roll off me like water off a duck's back. If it's not positive, I didn't hear it. If you can overcome that, fights are easy.
Make the hard ones look easy and the easy ones look hard.
I don't know if I believe in love at first sight, but of course I believe in two people having chemistry right away. A girl should be really easy to talk to. When I lose track of time because we've been talking, I think that's really fun.
It is easy to talk on religion, but difficult to practice it.
It is easy to go down into Hell; night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide; but to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air - there's the rub, the task.
Evil is easy, and has infinite forms.
Children are the most desirable opponents at scrabble as they are both easy to beat and fun to cheat.
What is easy is seldom excellent.
A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs.
I've always seen it as the role of an artist to drag his inside out, give the audience all you've got. Writers, actors, singers, all good artists do the same. It isn't supposed to be easy.
It wasn't until late in life that I discovered how easy it is to say, 'I don't know.'
W. Somerset Maugham
If we only wanted to be happy, it would be easy; but we want to be happier than other people, and that is almost always difficult, since we think them happier than they are.
Charles de Montesquieu
Being a good actor isn't easy. Being a man is even harder. I want to be both before I'm done.
Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present are commonly too hard for it.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Life isn't meant to be easy. It's hard to take being on the top - or on the bottom. I guess I'm something of a fatalist. You have to have a sense of history, I think, to survive some of these things... Life is one crisis after another.
Richard M. Nixon
It ain't easy to break out of a mold, but if you do your work, people will ultimately see what you're capable of. Too often, people find it easier to make assumptions and stick with what they believe. They put you in a place and it makes their job easier. The good people constantly search for something different.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.
Margaret Chase Smith
You have to be smart. The easy days are over.
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